Simone de Beauvoir (Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy) - Second sex summary
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A short summary of Simone de Beauvoir's The Second Sex. This free synopsis covers all the crucial plot points of The Second Sex. The Second Sex presents Simone de Beauvoir’s historical account of women’s disadvantaged position in society. The text explains current theories that de Beauvoir disputes, summarizes her account of women’s place in history, and provides alternatives for how women should be.